Stuck in Vermont

About this original series

100% Homegrown Vermont vlog about art, music, obsessions and outsiders, brought to you weekly by Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newsweekly. Join Eva Sollberger as she takes you all over Vermont - to art galleries, fairs, circuses, dance parties, up in hot air balloons, around town in cabs and to the theater in this weekly vlog. New episodes air every Wednesday.

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Episodes of Stuck in Vermont

    • Co-op Gardening with Bonnie [SIV362]

      7/18/14: For the past 21 years, artist Bonnie Acker has tended the lush gardens at Burlington's City Market, Onion River Co-op - first at their former North Winooski Avenue location and now at their downtown location on South Winooski Ave. Eva stopped by on a busy Friday morning to watch Bonnie in action watering the 12 garden areas sprinkled amongst the parking lot and greeting the many shoppers and friends who appreciate this burst of color in the heart of the city. https://www.citymarket.co...

      • Release date
        Jul 23, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:35
    • Circus Smirkus' Clown Alley [SIV361]

      7/9/14: Circus Smirkus' 27th Annual Big Top Tour is underway as 30 troupers aged 10-18 travel across New England bringing the circus to towns big and small. 9 of those performers wear red noses and are particular favorites with the young crowds. Eva caught up with Clown Alley at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction and got transformed into a clown for the day. You can catch Circus Smirkus in mid-August when they return to Vermont for shows in Montpelier and Greensboro. http://smir...

      • Release date
        Jul 16, 2014
      • Runtime
        09:58
    • Independence Day Naturalization Ceremony [SIV360]

      7/4/14: Last Friday, 10 people, each from different countries, took an oath of citizenship at the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum in Burlington. Candidates originated from Canada, United Kingdom, Haiti, Ireland, Brazil, Japan, Somalia, Poland, Ukraine and Sweden. Mayor Miro Weinberger welcomed the new citizens and Chief U.S. District Judge Christina Reiss administered the Oath of Allegiance. Eva spoke to the new Americans and their families about what this day meant to them. http://www.ethanallen...

      • Release date
        Jul 9, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:30
    • RockFire [SIV359]

      6/28/14: The Third Annual RockFire was held at historic Millstone Hill last weekend in Barre. A hundred years ago, this area was the site of 75 active granite quarries which employed thousands of men, many of them immigrants, and made Vermont the top granite producer in the country. RockFire is a two day event combining art installations, a variety of musical acts and a 2 mile long FireWalk lit by thousands of candles that illuminate the abandoned quarries. This event is a fundraiser for the M...

      • Release date
        Jul 2, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:30
    • News Photog on Wheels [SIV358]

      6/19/14: Vermonter Robynn Beams has been chasing stories across the state as a news photographer at WCAX for the past 8 years. And by night, this video journalist has been crushing it on the roller derby track as "Annie Cockledoux," Captain of Grade A Fancy in the Green Mountain Derby Dames' league. Eva caught up with "Annie" and Grade A Fancy at their last VT bout of the season in April and tagged along with Robynn on a recent shoot at the Franklin County Airport. You can see the story Robynn...

      • Release date
        Jun 25, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:24
    • Sodbusters Horseshoe Club Tournament [SIV357]

      6/15/14: The Sodbusters Horseshoe Club held their Father's Day Tournament on Sunday in Bristol. Winners included three-time World Horseshoe Champion Brian Simmons and his protege, young Dayton Campbell from Ohio. The club is a family affair with many related members, some of whom will be competing at the World Horseshoe Tournament in July. http://www.sodbustershorseshoeclub.com/welcome.html Music: Colin Clary, Twee Blues Vol.1, "Boogiepop (Don’t Stop!)" http://www.colinclary.com/ This episode ...

      • Release date
        Jun 17, 2014
      • Runtime
        05:18
    • Missile Silo Reunion [SIV356]

      6/6/14: Last Friday members of the 556th Strategic Missile Squadron held a reunion at missile silo site 5 in Lewis, NY. Owner Alexander Michael is an Australian architect who goes by the moniker of "Silo Boy" and he welcomed the veterans with a BBQ and self-guided tours of the renovated underground complex. The 556ers gathered from across the country this weekend to attend the grand opening of the Plattsburgh Air Force Base Museum. Between 1962-1965, there were 12 United States Air Force Atlas...

      • Release date
        Jun 11, 2014
      • Runtime
        09:55
    • New England ISA Tree Climbing Championship [SIV3...

      5/31/14: The 26th Annual New England ISA (International Society of Arboriculture) Tree Climbing Championship was held in Oakledge Park in Burlington on a sunny Saturday. The unique event was hosted by the Burlington Parks and Recreation Department and Branch Out Burlington. About 36 professional arborists from around New England competed in a variety of climbing categories such as aerial rescue and footlocking. At the end of the day, two champions were chosen to compete in the International Tr...

      • Release date
        Jun 4, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:50
    • Beertopia on the IPA Highway [SIV354]

      5/24/14: Saturday was a Beertopia for ale lovers traveling the IPA Highway between Waitsfield and Waterbury, Vermont. Many out-of-towners took beercations in the state to celebrate some of its most popular craft brews: Hill Farmstead's fourth anniversary with massive tap takeovers in Waterbury pubs, the Alchemist's pop up can sale of Beezlebub and Focal Banger in "Waterbeer-y", and a Lawson's Finest sale of its new Triple Sunshine IPA at the Waitsfield Farmer's Market. Eva talked to a few of t...

      • Release date
        May 28, 2014
      • Runtime
        09:29
    • Vermont Young Playwrights Festival [SIV353]

      5/14/14: Last week the 20th Annual Vermont Young Playwrights Festival took over the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington for two days. Students from 17 local middle schools and high schools became playwrights, many of them for the first time. After spending each day in workshops, play reading sessions or rehearsals scattered throughout the Flynn, a select number of these 10 minute plays were performed by actors for a community audience. The festival is co-organized by Vermont Sta...

      • Release date
        May 21, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:44